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Permit Locator

Find and submit permits, licenses, and forms that apply to your business by trying the search field or drilling down by type. If you're not sure where to begin, explore the Start a Business section or take a look at one of our Starter Kits.
Office of Small Business - Change in Office Hours:
Beginning 9/7/21, in-person services will be available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays ONLY, from 9am-5pm. We will continue to provide services by phone and email, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. Please contact us by email at sfosb@sfgov.org or call 415-554-6134.

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Finding What You Need




Search if you know exactly which forms you’re looking for.



Filter by category to find permits and licenses for your specific business.


Go to the Starter Kits for a step-by-step guide.


Create a Business Portal account and add documents to My Folder to submit your applications online.

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